Top stories on PP this week include fears over a green paper white wash, the latest Ombudsman decision on transfers, and TPR action on master trusts. Here's the top five.
1. Industry fears government has made up its mind to axe upfront tax relief Industry figures have warned the green paper on pensions tax relief published last week is "not a genuine consultation" as...
This week’s top stories included the launch of Punter Southall’s defined benefit scheme consolidator, while The Pensions Regulator laid down three ‘gateway principles’ for superfund transfers.
Escalating standards for sole trustees will become a norm for reputable firms, even if they are voluntary, says Nigel Hill.
Sole trustees will be expected to assess whether to report to The Pensions Regulator (TPR) if they are removed, or resign, from an appointment because of sponsor’s actions.
Overall mortality remains in line with pre-coronavirus trends despite a recent increase in Covid-19 related deaths, according to the Continuous Mortality Investigation (CMI).
Aon has been re-appointed by the £400m ITN Pension Scheme to provide fiduciary management services.